Religion in Hawaii and Transformations in Faith-based Organizations

Are Hawaii citizens more or less or the same "religious" as compared to pre-Statehood society, during the Territory?  How did religion change for post-WW II Japanese-Americans? Are churches and temples more or less important drivers of social change? Is the Native Hawaiian religion gaining adherents? How does religion relate to questions of rights and sovereignty?  Are evangelical churches gaining popularity in the 21st century? Jay Fidell and Ray Tsuchiyama address these questions of religion in Hawaii on Life After Statehood